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LV switchboards generally connect to a building incomer and act as power distribution units directing electricity from the incoming supplies and other sources to circuits within a building. Downstream circuits may be further distributed through sub-boards. Other power sources can include standby power generating sets, uninterruptible power supplies, renewable power and energy storage systems. The circuits supplied include critical

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The B&S Group Ltd is well known for its LV switchgear solutions and a product range that falls into this band is our range of UPS maintenance bypass panels and switches. For large applications we can build a UPS maintenance bypass facility into an LV switchboard. For smaller applications we manufacture wall mount UPS maintenance

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B&S Group is a major UK supplier of power solutions for use within a building’s critical, essential and non-essential power paths from the incomer and point of connection to the point of use. One such product range is our CoP5 Metering Panels built to our DNO client specifications. The CoP5 panels have enclosures made by

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B&S Group manufacture LV switchboards up to 6300A and can incorporate all Forms of Separation in accordance with BS EN 61439-2-2011. Form of Separation is one of the most important aspects when it comes to specifying an LV (low-voltage) assembly such as a switchboard and control gear assembly, affecting both overall safety and build costs. Form of separation

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B&S Group manufacturers various enclosures from sheet steel. Most are destined for outdoor use and range from packaged sub-stations for wind farms to general outdoor storage and electrical buildings for various utility companies. Security is always part of the specification whether it is just to protect from vandalism or prevent access. At B&S Group we manufacture and

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How long do you expect your LV switchboard to last? A well maintained, tested and inspected LV switchboard could give up to 30 years of service within your electrical distribution system. The most damaging issue that can occur for a poorly maintained LV switchboard is a sudden component failure and power outage. Regular inspections and

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John McDonald has been appointed to the B&S Group board as a non-executive director from 1st February 2016. The appointment has been made to help the company during a period of intensive growth resulting from orders for its Compact Substation within the renewables industry. John has spent over 30 years working in engineering and technology

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The B&S Group has been recognised as an authorised Licensee of Eaton’s xEnergy Low Voltage Systems. Eaton’s xEnergy range provides the B&S Group with a modular range of LV distribution panels up to 6300A, offering the latest in future-proof modular panel construction. The xEnergy switchboards offer exceptional performance, availability and safety in a modular design

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  In 2013 we were a winner of the High Sheriff’s Awards for Enterprise, Cheshire’s most prestigious Awards for business performance. Winning the award came as a surprise but above all it was tremendous recognition for everyone that has played a part in our journey so far. In March this year there is to be a ‘Best

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B&S continue with further investment and upgrade of equipment with the introduction of a new punch press machine.   Amada – AE 2510

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